Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Cometriq


Cabozantinib capsules are used to treat medullary thyroid cancer that has already spread to different parts of the body.

Cabozantinib tablets are used to treat patients with advanced kidney cancer. It is also used to treat a type of liver cancer, called hepatocellular carcinoma, in patients who have been previously treated with other medicines (eg, sorafenib).

Cabozantinib is an antineoplastic (cancer) medicine. It interferes with the growth of cancer cells, which are eventually destroyed by the body.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule
  • Tablet